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[texts]War Jobs For Women - United States. Office Of War Information
Serving Uncle Sam 5 In the War Industries 17 In Business and the Professions 34 As Volunteers 41 Digitized by Google books.
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War II: Women; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 36
[audio]Speech On Equal Pay And Women's Contribution To The War Effort, 02/22/1942 - Department of the Interior. Office of the Secretary
"This sound recording captures a speech by Mary Anderson, Director of the Labor Women's Bureau, on American and British women's contribution to the war effort. She discussed women's pre - war difficulties getting into industry, their usefulness once employed, and the types of jobs women took. Anderson also urged equal wages for women in war plants."National Archives Identifier:     1772533
Keywords: WWII; Old Time Radio; World War, 1939-1945; OTR; World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States
Downloads: 34
[movies]Woman Power, 1942 - United States. Army Air Forces
"Scope & Content Women manufacture superchargers for airplane motors. Reel 1, new workers report at the plant, are interviewed, assigned jobs, and receive uniforms. Trainees are instructed in the operation of turret lathes and multiple drill presses. Reel 2, women operate milling machines, lathes, grinders, tapping machines, punch presses, and hydraulic presses. Shows superchargers being crated and women's locker room facilities." National Archives Identifier: 38754 As always, any error or typo ...
Keywords: Diesel Motor -- Turbochargers; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Women; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945 -- Technology; WWII; World War II
Downloads: 112
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 27: Women At War & Bread For The Front - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Part 1, women test war equipment at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Md. They load guns, test tractors and other carriers, operate antiaircraft guns, and work at technical jobs relating to tests. Part 2 demonstrates the Army's mobile field bakery. Ingredients are measured and mixed. Bread is baked and served to troops."National Archives Identifier: 24438 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit fr...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Food Supply; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Women; WWII; World War II; Aberdeen Proving Ground (Md.)
Downloads: 38
[texts]When You Hire Women - United States. Women's Bureau
"Today women -- hundreds of thousands of them -- are at work in war industries. Unafraid of the hard, tedious, and dangerous jobs, they are working in shipyards, in aircraft and instrument factories, in arsenals and steel mills. World War II, with its great influx of women into jobs previously marked 'men only', presents both management and labor with many new and puzzling problems. Employers may benefit by reading of the successful experiences of others in employing women, and the essential ste...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War II: Women; WWII; World War II
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[movies]The Hidden Army 1944 - United States. War Department
1944 U.S. War Department film #25, The Hidden Army. National Archives description "On U.S. women in war work. Reel 1 dramatizes the Nazi concept of U.S. women as decadent playgirls, unfit for working. Women weld airplanes and landing barges, install wiring in planes, and inspect shells and radio tubes. Reel 2 shows nursery schools and personal services (banking, beauty shops, etc.) established in war plants to ease the burden on working women...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War II; World War II: Homefront; World War II: Women; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States
Downloads: 139
[movies]WW2 Naval Gun Factory, 10/12/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #2664. National Archives description "1) MLS Steel furnace. Men throwing coke in furnace.2) MS Interior: vats of hot steel being poured into molds.3) CU Steel press in operation.4) MCU Crane removing vats of hot steel from furnace.5) CU Steel press molding out pieces of hot steel.6) MCU Man operating precision lathe.7) MCU Girl operating precision lathe.8) MS Views of Navy Gun Factory workers working on bomb cases.9) MCU Man inspecting gun turret...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hazardous Occupations -- United States; World War II: Homefront; Steel Industry -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States
Downloads: 8
[movies]Women Of Steel 1943 - United States. Office of War Information
"All over America women are fighting for Victory in the heavy war industries. Industries where women have never before worked -- this is the inspiring story of they have gone into the steel plants." National Archives description: "On activities at Republic Steel Co. plants. Women work in a metallurgical laboratory, test steel by weighing, move steel from blast furnaces to forges with cranes, weld tank treads and landing barges, operate company locomotives and tractors, load freight cars, and oil...
Keywords: WWII; Republic Steel; Steel Industry -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hazardous Occupations -- United States; World War II: Women; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
Downloads: 182
[texts]Women's Effective War Work Requires Good Posture - United States. Women's Bureau
"Wise management provides working conditions that will reduce fatigue to a minimum and keep workers as close as possible to peak production throughout the day." Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; Human engineering -- United States; Seating (Furniture) -- United States; Posture -- United States; Women employees -- Health and hygiene -- United States; World War II: Women; WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- United States; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 137
[movies]Training Women For War Productions - United States. National Youth Administration
National Archives description: "The NYA trains girls to sew, to make military and civil defense posters and signs, to prepare food, and to assist in hospital work (feeding and massaging patients, sterilizing instruments, making x-ray pictures, etc.). Women learn to operate machine tools (drill presses, lathes, etc) in an airplane plant, to weld sheet metal, to solder and drill radio parts, and to inspect finished work...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War II: Homefront; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American
Downloads: 146
[movies]U.S. News Review, Issue No. 5 - United States. Office of War Information
1943 U.S. News Review Issue No. 5"Newsreel contains stories about Veronica Lake getting her hair cut to promote worker safety, how absence from factory jobs can affect soldiers, how women going to war is affecting the care of children, British planes bomb Bremen, a sing-along version of the Army Air Corps song."As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States; Lake, Veronica, 1922-1973; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- United States; Women employees -- Health and hygiene -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, British; World War II: Women; Veronica Lake; World War II; Accidents, Occupational -- Prevention & Control -- United States; Child Care -- United States
Downloads: 139
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